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Regional and State Unemployment Rates Stable in August

Sep 24th, 2013

*+-Eighteen states and the District of Columbia had unemployment rate increases, 17 states had decreases and 15 states had no change, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports. Thirty-six states and the District of Columbia had unemployment rate decreases from a year earlier, 12 states had increases, and two states had no change. The national […]

Unemployment Rates Remain Steady

Sep 21st, 2012

*+-Regional and state unemployment rates were generally little changed in August, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Twenty-six states recorded unemployment rate increases, 12 states and the District of Columbia posted rate decreases, and 12 states had no change. Forty-two states and the District of Columbia registered unemployment rate decreases from a year earlier, […]